Eight Compelling Reasons Why We Should All Have a Hobby

A while ago I came across an article that talked about the worrying trend of adults collecting stickers for sticker collections. The word ‘worrying’ struck me. Worrying is all those other terrible things adults do every day causing harm to themselves, others and the planet. Collecting stickers is not worrying. I’ve talked before about adults…

Actors and Anxiety – Get Help For Your Stage Fright

Even if you are an experienced actor or other performer, you may still experience stage fright or insecurity. But there are effective ways to deal with anxiety so you can work with more power and creative satisfaction. The list of people who experience stage fright includes Kim Basinger; Barbra Streisand; Alanis Morissette; Aretha Franklin; Nicolas…

Women are Braver Than Men

Women are, in fact, a great deal braver than men. A particularly infuriating male friend recently remarked that women needed men to lean upon, needing the support of the stronger sex in difficulties and so on and so forth, until I was ready to scream. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. Women…

The Complications of Ovarian Cancer

The ovaries are truly one of nature's most beautiful and mind-boggling developments. They produce the ovum that historically results in the miracle of human life. But, as with any part of the body that is complicated and involves multiple processes (and really, which parts do not?), The ovaries are vulnerable to cancerous growths. Ovarian cancer…

Health Benefits of Maple Tree and Syrup

Maple syrups come from the saps of maple trees. There are certain processes involved in extracting the syrup from the sap, the most common being that used with a sap sprout. The sap has more water than sugar, like around 98%. So to get that 2% of syrup is definitely a very tedious process. The…

How To Make Aloe Vera Powder

Aloe Vera powder can easily be made with the use of just a few materials and ingredients. Because its gel oxidizes fast, prepare the following materials and additional ingredients: blender, spoon, stainless steel pot, paring and vegetable knife, sugar, vitamins C and E. Here’s how: 1. With the use of a paring knife, cut off…

Rock or White Throated Monitor Varanus Albigularis

Rock or White-throated Monitor Varanus albigularis SVL 400-500mm; max. SVL 850mm, TL 1 750mm. This very large, stout lizard has strong, stocky limbs and sharp claws. The skin is tough and covered with small, bead-like scales in 110-167 rows at midbody. The head has a bulbous snout, with the nostrils slit-like and nearer to the…

Natural Remedies For Diabetics

When you first get that diagnosis of type II diabetes, it does not really mean much unless you have a friend or family member who is suffering from the disease. At least it did not to me. Sure I had the signs: – excessive thirst – constant trips to the bathroom – no energy –…

Teen Obesity And How It Affects Your Health

If you are an overweight teen, you probably know how cruel other kids can be. You have probably been called fat. Kids may laugh, but child obesity and teen obesity are no laughing matters. Being a teen can be one of the toughest times of your life. Because you are discovering that you are no…

Face Care Products

Ideally natural face care products would be free from harmful ingredients such as parables, sulfates and PEGs. Parabens can be found in shampoos, commercial moisturizers, parables are used in toiletries and cosmetics to preserve them, parables help to stop the growth of molds, fungi & bacteria. Parabens are considered to be harmful for health. Natural…

What Is The Future Of Organic Skin Care Brands?

All too often, it looks like many health conscious people are only concerned about what they put inside their bodies, while not really paying much attention to what they put on their bodies. I am talking about things like creams; lotions; deodorants; perfumes; shampoos and etc. I mean, I have met multiple people who refuse…